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Heritage Listed Cottage in CBD

Gabi is a superhost.

Heritage Listed Cottage in CBD

Private room in house
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bathroom
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bathroom
Gabi is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

My house in Kensington was built in 1869 with Baltic pine floorboards and high ceilings. I live one block from Kensington Train station which is only 2 stops to downtown Melbourne. The Kensington shops are around the corner. Twenty min from airport.


Hair dryer
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The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.



28 reviews
Helen User Profile
October 2019
Home from home, thank you Gabi!
Daniel User Profile
June 2018
Gabi’s is a lovely old cottage very close to the CBD- a lovely kitchen/living room area that is spacious and open planned. The weather was very cold however and I often found the house freezing as it is not designed to keep in the warmth- bring warm clothes! Gabi was an excellent…
Tianyi User Profile
March 2018
Gabi is an incredible human being. I'm so fortunate to have met her.
Penelope User Profile
June 2017
Gabs is a nice host, who will provide homely environment. She is an accommodating and friendly person. I do enjoy her meals and dinner parties.
Molly User Profile
February 2017
Thank you Gabi, What a perfect introduction to Melbourne life! Fun, friendly and felt like home
Steve User Profile
May 2016
Staying with Gabi was definitely a highlight of my trip. She was very accommodating and a right laugh - I even got invited to one of her dinner parties! Her life has been so rich and it was wonderful to be able to be a part of it. As a host, she ensured that my needs were all…
Harriet User Profile
September 2015
A few words won't ever be able to do Gabi justice. Our first month in a new country, the warmth that radiated from gabi and her home made us feel like we belonged here. The house itself is gorgeous, very relaxed and very close to the cbd. Ideal for a longer stay - It felt like…

Hosted by Gabi

Kensington, AustraliaJoined in February 2012
Gabi User Profile
28 Reviews
Gabi is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I work part time as a psychologist,which can be very stressful but never take it home. I love my busy lifestyle with cherished friends & family. I have a grey striped cat called Killer who likes being outdoors and has rid the neighbourhood of vermin. Travelling the world…
Interaction with guests
as much or as little as they would like. I love to hear people stories over a home cooked breakfast/ meal.
Languages: Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events